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Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Olugbenga Agboola, Burna Boy make Forbes Africa’s ‘100 Innovations, Inventions and Icons’ list

Our Nigerian stars did it again, proving just how awesome they are and how capable they are of achieving greatness. Grammy award winner, Burna Boy; the Director-General of WTO, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, award-winning author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie; Founder and CEO of Flutterwave, Olugbenga GB Agboola; award-winning artist, Davido; award-winning Nollywood actress and producer, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde; made the Forbes Africa’s “100 Innovations, […]

Grammys ‘postpone 2021 ceremony’ over Covid-19 concerns

The 2021 Grammys, originally scheduled for January 31, has reportedly been postponed due to concerns over the spread of Covid-19.   The Recording Academy has yet to announce the new date, but sources speaking to Rolling Stone said that the organizers are aiming to hold the ceremony in March.   According to Rolling Stone, the Academy […]

MOBOs 2020: Nines, Headie One, Mahalia lead top winners as Ms Banks and H.E.R. perform

Headie One, Nines and Mahalia were among the stars who were crowned big winners at tonight’s MOBOs 2020 awards. Maya Jama and Chunkz did the honours of hosting the virtual ceremony with guest presenters including Leomie Anderson, Jourdan Dunn and Neelam Gill. Performances came from Headie One, Tiwa Savage, Ms Banks, H.E.R. and Kojey Radical.  […]

Grammys “may no longer matter to artists” – Drake reacts to The Weeknd’s Grammys snub

Drake is the latest artiste to question the Grammys’ relevance following the controversy surrounding the nominations for the 2021 Grammy Awards.       Recall The Weeknd leveled an accusation of corruption against the Recording Academy after he was snubbed for the 2021 Grammy Awards when the nominations were announced on Tuesday afternoon, November 24th. […]

Grammy Awards 2021: Full List Of Nominees

The full list for the 2021 Grammy Awards nominees has been released and again, Sarkodie, Shatta Wale and Stonebwoy were snubbed. What’re Ghanaian musicians not doing right? – Advertisement – In Nigeria, Burna Boy’s “Twice As Tall” album grabbed a nomination and this is Burna’s second time of appearing on the Grammy Awards nomination list. Below is the full list of nominees for the […]

See how celebrities turned up for the 2020 American Music Awards (photos)

The 2020 American Music Awards aired on Sunday night, November 22, and celebrities attended dressed to the nines.   The annual awards show ceremony kicked off at 8 p.m. ET on ABC live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.   There was a pre-show at 7 p.m. ET – “On the Red Carpet at the […]

AFRIMMA 2020: Full List Of Nominations (Updated With Winners)

The organisers of the prestigious African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) has released nominees for the 2020 edition. The 2020 nominees see Nigeria’s Burna Boy leading with 8 eight nominations, including the Artiste Of The Year category. AFRIMMA is the only music award scheme that celebrates music of African origin; including but not limited to Afrobeats, […]